Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only)

  • Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) serves 76 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 21:1.

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Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only)'s student population of 76 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students76 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) is ranked within the top 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#239 out of 622 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:121:1
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American Indian
100%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
43%
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White
n/a
32%
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Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score0.000.70
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Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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